A Peninsula of Opportunity

The Far Eastern gem Kamchatka is evolving into a major tourist destination

Travel to Russia from Home

The best photographs of Russia in one travel photo competition

Volcano Museum to Open in Kamchatka

The Volcanarium, Russia’s first museum dedicated to volcanoes, is expected to open on the Kamchatka Peninsula in May 2017

Eight Unusual Hotels in Russia

Hotel and travel site OneTwo Trip has been on hand to find eight of Russia’s most unusual hotels

Altai Voted Best Russian Region for Adventure Tourism

Readers of National Geographic chose Altai Krai as the best destination for adventure tours in Russia

The Beauty of the Far East: Russia’s Most Photogenic Peninsula

Wildlife photographer Vladimir Medvedev recently returned from Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula and is in a hurry to share his footage

Lookalikes of World Famous Sights Found in Russia

Five Russian doppelgangers of world-famous attractions

Ice Hotel to Reopen in Russian Kamchatka

Construction is under way in the Kamchatka region on Russia’s only igloo hotel, the regional government’s press service reported

The First Igloo-Hotel in Russia to Open in Kamchatka

The first igloo-hotel in Russia is scheduled to open its doors at the end of the month, according to the official Kamchatka region website

King Crab and Snow Crab

Kirill Martynenko, chef at Moscow’s Boston Restaurant, tells us about the largest crabs in Russia